Most Underrated Handgun.

Discussion in 'Centerfire Pistols & Revolvers' started by tcon67, Feb 23, 2012.

  1. tcon67

    tcon67 New Member

    Feb 22, 2012
    I was wondering what handgun you all think is the most underrated? I picked up a used Bersa Thunder UC 45 a couple weeks ago and for the price I think these little guns could be the most underrated on the market. The double action trigger is smooth and its more accurate than I am.
    After buying this one and shooting a Thunder 380, my vote for most underrated would have to go to Bersa. What's your pick??
  2. The Duke

    The Duke New Member

    Mar 11, 2006
    NW Louisiana

  3. twobit

    twobit Active Member

    Sep 15, 2010
    After nearly 45 years of shooting I discovered the fun of a .45 colt peacemaker (modern clone of one) a little over a year ago. I reload for it, and that means it will go from powder puff to nearly .44 magnum power and anywhere in between. As a pistol, the peacemaker shoots the truest natural point of aim there is.
  4. savage170

    savage170 Member

    May 3, 2011
    I agree with you on the Bersa and would like to give the 3rd gen smiths a honorable mention
    Last edited: Feb 23, 2012
  5. zkovach

    zkovach Well-Known Member

    Oct 7, 2009
    Fn five seven here. Shoots great , no recoil and people bad mouth it constantly. Love mine!!

    JUNKKING Well-Known Member

    Bersa and Kel-Tec were always told to me to be junk. I have owned a Bersa and still own a Kel-Tec P40 which is in my truck with me everyday. That gun has never failed me at the range. I just hope it holds up to its reliability if god forbid I ever need it for PP.
  7. Double D

    Double D Administrator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jul 16, 2009
    North Florida
    Why people would call bersa junk is beyond me. I will agree they are not the top of the line, but they are a decent and dependable gun for the money in my opinion.
  8. RunningOnMT

    RunningOnMT New Member

    Nov 19, 2008
    Akron, Ohio
    Not to take anything away from the Bersa, which appears to me to be a pretty decent firearms, my nomination for most underated handgun would have to be Hi Point.
  9. 6x6pinz

    6x6pinz New Member

    Nov 1, 2008
    Mesa, Az
    I like and have a Bersa but for the money and cost effectiveness of operation the Tok 762x25's are hard to beat
  10. hogger129

    hogger129 Well-Known Member

    Nov 29, 2009
    The CZ guns IMO are underrated.
  11. trex1310

    trex1310 New Member

    Apr 11, 2009
    Mobile, AL
    The Stoeger Cougar 8045F .45acp is a lot of gun for the money.
  12. hoodedmonk

    hoodedmonk New Member

    Dec 8, 2011
    Carson WA.
    I really like the feel of the Bersa thunder 380 and might even pick one up if the deal is right when I have a little extra cash.
  13. hoodedmonk

    hoodedmonk New Member

    Dec 8, 2011
    Carson WA.
    I have the Couger 8000 with only one failure to feed with 400 rds. through it so far. It seems to be a pretty solid gun so far and I only paid 399.00 for it brand new.
  14. fleetwood1976

    fleetwood1976 Well-Known Member

    Feb 22, 2009
    Southern Indiana
    I would vote bersa followed by keltec as a runner up.
  15. mad mother

    mad mother Former Guest

    Feb 26, 2012
    Definetly. the cz52 roller block .Got one for $250.
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